The King of Kindergarten
From showing bravery at recess to taking a royal rest, this confident boy rules at school!
Award-Winning Author, Empowering Back-to-School Read-Aloud, Joy-Filled Pictures, Starting the Year Right
Topics and Themes:
Classroom Routines, First-Day Jitters, Independence, Self-Esteem
A New York Times bestseller!
A confident little boy takes pride in his first day of kindergarten, by the Newbery Honor-winning author of Crown.
Starting kindergarten is a big milestone―and the hero of this story is ready to make his mark! He's dressed himself, eaten a pile of pancakes, and can't wait to be part of a whole new kingdom of kids. The day will be jam-packed, but he's up to the challenge, taking new experiences in stride with his infectious enthusiasm. Afterward he can't wait to tell his proud parents all about his achievements―and then wake up to start another day.
Newbery Honor-winning author Derrick Barnes's empowering story will give new kindergarteners a reassuring confidence boost, and Vanessa Brantley-Newton's illustrations exude joy.